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Old 10-06-2014, 04:45 PM   #221
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I check in on the AleeS thread every so often in hopes of a new 550 from Charley. Matt
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Old 10-07-2014, 08:02 AM   #222
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A reasonably priced, single 6S powered lightweight 550 seems to be a good place to put a new product.

Mat Botas put the synergy E5 right there, although it is a little heavy because of the parts it shares with the E6/E7. I almost pulled the trigger on one of those.A Beautiful machine.
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Old 10-13-2014, 01:43 PM   #223
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I just got a cheap used Fusion 50 to fool around with. I prefer the O550.

If anyone wants to swap airframes let me know. This fusion is low hours.

Easier to mount flybarless controls, ESCs etc.
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Old 10-13-2014, 03:04 PM   #224
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Just for fun, I have modified my flybar head to make an flybarless head for my second O550. No parts to buy, just a few metals parts and screws and a few hours of my spare time. I put a Spartan Vortex VX1E on it and try in my backyard and she is flying as well as my KDS head on my other O550. 0.0$ to have fun
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Old 10-15-2014, 08:26 AM   #225
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We need more details!!! How about a step by step post on how you did that? Looks great!
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Old 10-15-2014, 09:04 AM   #226
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I am not very good in drawing but I tried to make it as clear as possible.
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Old 10-17-2014, 10:46 PM   #227
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Looks like I know what my winter project will be!
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Old 10-18-2014, 08:37 AM   #228
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I hope my design will be able to help you.

Have fun
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Old 10-19-2014, 05:38 PM   #229
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I am fooling around with a fusion 50.(same head as a O550 )

Running 6s with a 1220KV motor , main is 129T pinion is 12T.

MR Mels headspeed calculator puts rotor speed around 2500RPM.
Seems to fly OK,but the headspeed seems high to me, It is in line with a Synergy E5 with a 1100kv scorpion.

Should I be shooting for 2000rpm?

Should I get a 900KV motor? or just back off on the throttle curve?

Any opinions / advice
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